Creully tourism and travel guide

Photo of Creully in Calvados

Visit Creully: highlights and tourist information

France This Way comment: The medieval Chateau de Creully is the highlight in Creully

IMPORTANT: this page features a summary of highlights near Creully that you might like to explore. For detailed visitor information see the Creully travel guide

Creully is situated in the Calvados, Normandy region, in the north of France at 17 km from Caen, the department capital. (General information: Creully is 216 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bayeux at 12 km and Caen at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Creully, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Creully. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Calvados

Map of places to visit near Creully

Markets in and near Creully

Local markets

  • Courseulles-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Friday (8km)
  • Saint-Aubin-sur-Mer: market Thursday (12km)
  • Douvres-la-Delivrande: market Thursday (12km)
  • Bayeux: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Tilly-sur-Seulles: market Sunday (14km)
  • Caen: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (18km)
  • Herouville-Saint-Clair: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Mondeville: market Thursday (20km)
  • Ouistreham: market Wednesday & Saturday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Ouistreham: market Thursday & Sunday & Friday (21km)

More information about Creully & region

Tourist attractions to visit near Creully, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Creully and wondering what to do next!

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré de Saint Gabriel Brécy (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (2km) [Map]
  • Prieuré (Saint-Gabriel-Brecy) (4km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Rucqueville) (4km) [Map]
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Bayeux) (12km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de Caen (Caen) (17km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de Cerisy-la-Forêt (Cerisy-la-Foret) (30km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Brécy (2km) [Map]
  • Plantbessin (21km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château de Vendeuvre (47km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Jardin des plantes de Caen (16km) [Map]
  • Prairie (Caen) (18km) [Map]
  • Pegasus Bridge (20km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Cerisy (28km) [Map]
  • Rochers des Parcs (42km) [Map]
  • Baie des Veys (44km) [Map]
  • Roches de Ham (46km) [Map]

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Villers-Bocage (24km) [Map]
  • Torigni-sur-Vire (43km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Jurques (35km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Creully

Canton: Creully

Arrondissement: Caen

Department: Calvados

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 14480

Distance to Creully

from Caen (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 216 km

from Calais: 252 km

from Nice: 861 km

from Bordeaux: 495 km

from Strasbourg: 610 km

Getting here

Creully is in the north of France. Most visitors arrive by car typically by ferry into Cherbourg or Caen on the Normandy coast For driving distances to Creully from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 28 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Creully): Amblie, Banville, Bazenville, Carcagny, Colombiers-sur-Seulles, Coulombs, Courseulles-sur-Mer, Crepon, Cully, Esquay-sur-Seulles, Graye-sur-Mer, Lantheuil, Le Fresne-Camilly, Le Manoir, Martragny, Meuvaines, Reviers, Rucqueville, Saint-Come-de-Fresne, Saint-Gabriel-Brecy, Sainte-Croix-Grand-Tonne, Sainte-Croix-sur-Mer, Secqueville-en-Bessin, Thaon, Tierceville, Ver-sur-Mer, Vienne-en-Bessin and Villiers-le-Sec.

This page in French: Visitez Creully